Medicine Advertisements Board

Medicine Advertisements Board (MAB) was established under the provisions of The Medicine Advertisements Board Regulations 1976. The Board was established to discuss the approval for application on medical products or healthcare facilities and services advertisement received and at the discretion, the Board may:
• Issue approval for an advertisement.
• Review, revise its policies and guidelines as necessary
• Cancel / withdraw the approval granted


The members of the Medicine Advertisements Board appointed by the Minister of Health as provided for under The Medicine Advertisements Board Regulations 1976 was as follows:


1.      Y. Bhg. Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Dr Noor Hisham Bin Abdullah (Chairman)
          Director General of Health, Ministry of Health Malaysia

2.      Y. Bhg Pn. Norhaliza Binti A Halim (Alternate chairman)
          Director of Pharmaceutical Services, Ministry of Health Malaysia

3.      Dr Mohamed Iqbal Bin Hamzah
          Director of Medical Services, Ministry of Health Malaysia

4.      En. Roeslan Bin Ishak
          Director of Pharmacy Enforcement 

5.      Dr. Thirunavukarasu Rajoo  
          Secretary, Malaysian Medical Association

6.      Dr Shanmuganathan Ganeson
          Secretary, Federation of Private Medical Practitioners Association

7.      Datin Dr Asmahan Binti Mohamed Ismail
          Consultant Physician and Rheumatologist, Hospital Raja Perempuan Zainab II, Kelantan

8.      Puan Erica Lam Sok Mui
          Secretary, Association of Private Hospitals of Malaysia

9.      Prof Madya Dr. Rusliza Binti Basir
          Pharmacologist, Universiti Putra Malaysia

10.    Pn Rosilawati Binti Ahmad
          Pharmacist, National Pharmaceutical Regulatory Agency

11.    Pn. Salina Binti Setan
          Deputy Director, Pharmacy Enforcement Division

12.    Pn. Rohana Binti Hassan
          Deputy Director, Pharmacy Practice & Development Division

13.    Pn Ng Su Yee
          Pharmacist, Malaysian Organisation of Pharmaceutical Industries (MOPI)

14.    En. Amrahi Bin Buang
          Pharmacist, Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society (MPS) 

15.    Dato’ Sivabalan A/L Ethirmanasingham
          Officer, Ministry of Communications and Multimedia Malaysia

Pn Asniza Binti Alias
Senior Principal Assistant Director
Pharmacy Enforcement Division